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Fia Backstrom

 (born 1970)
Fia Backstrom is active/lives in New York, New Jersey / Sweden.  Fia Backstrom is known for social life, co-existed themed installation art, teaching.

Biography   Fia Backstrom


Fia Backström's work focuses on the fabric of our co-existence with and construction of subjectivity through the social life of images. Backström works with structures of political address, corporate logic, and pedagogical methods , destabilizing authorship and the semiotics of images. She uses exhibition as a format for these structures, while turning social situations into operative displays where methods and media are chosen according to the situation and theme. Her work unfolds via a wide range of media including language, marketing, propaganda, typography, broadsides, objects, and performance. Her environments, live events and projects challenge our habitual notions of what constitutes an exhibition – its institutional context, its dia   ...  Displaying 750 of 2873 characters.

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